"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.